Booker Award Winners

The Booker prize is awarded for the best full-length novel...written in English by a citizen of the United Kingdom, The Commonwealth,
Ireland, or South Africa. The Booker prize is sponsored by Booker and the Tetra Pak Laval Group.

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Something to Answer For
Artist/Author/Cast:
Newby, P. H.
Call Number:
F Newby
Description:

In this weirdly disorientating world, Townrow is forced towards a re-examination of the rules by which he has been living. (1969)

Staying On
Artist/Author/Cast:
Scott, Paul
Call Number:
F Scott
Description:

A British colonel and his wife decide to remain in India after British Raj leaves in the 1940s. (1977)

True History of the Kelly Gang
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carey, Peter
Call Number:
F Carey
Description:

The legendary Ned Kelly speaks for himself, scribbling his narrative on scraps of paper as he flees from the police. (2001)

Vernon God Little
Artist/Author/Cast:
Pierre, D. B. C.
Call Number:
F Pierre
Description:

Vernon Little is in trouble. His friend, the mysterious Jesus, has just blown away his classmates and himself. (2003)

The White Tiger: A Novel
Artist/Author/Cast:
Adiga, Aravind
Call Number:
F Adiga
Description:

Balram Halwai writes a letter to the president of China which he exemplifies the contradictions and complications of Indian society. (2008)

Wolf Hall
Artist/Author/Cast:
Mantel, Hilary
Call Number:
F Mantel
Description:

Six years of King Henry VIII’s reign as told from the perspective of Thomas Cromwell, one of Henry's closest advisers. (2009)

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